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2 [chahr-jer]
a platter.
a large, shallow dish for liquids.

1275–1325; Middle English chargeour. See charge, -or2

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charger1 (ˈtʃɑːdʒə)
1.  a person or thing that charges
2.  a large strong horse formerly ridden into battle
3.  a device for charging or recharging an accumulator or rechargeable battery

charger2 (ˈtʃɑːdʒə)
antiques a large dish for serving at table or for display
[C14 chargeour something to bear a load, from chargen to charge]

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Word Origin & History

late 15c., "one who loads," agent noun from charge (q.v.). Meaning "horse ridden in charging" is from 1762.
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Bible Dictionary

Charger definition

a bowl or deep dish. The silver vessels given by the heads of the tribes for the services of the tabernacle are so named (Num. 7:13, etc.). The "charger" in which the Baptist's head was presented was a platter or flat wooden trencher (Matt. 14:8, 11; Mark 6:25, 28). The chargers of gold and silver of Ezra 1:9 were probably basins for receiving the blood of sacrifices.

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Example sentences
Get a charger that plugs into your car, if your car doesn't have a regular
  electric outlet.
The ideas could rival the engineers of today, from a bicycle commuter train to
  a solar powered charger.
That's a solar powered charger for a battery-powered car.
After recharging, it is always in sleep mode, even when connected to the
  charger while powered off.
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